Forgot your password?

We just sent you an email, containing instructions for how to reset your password.

Sign in

  • A note left on the 49 going down Van Ness, and my imperfect translation.

    True freedom consists in being free of all ideology.
    Abandon all ideology.
    Don't be consistent.
    Don't tell malicious jokes.
    Don't wait to be given the opportunity.
    Don't shock/beat the heart.
    Don't transfer the load of the cow to the bull.
    Don't support the favorite.
    Don't hold on to wrong points of view.
    Don't fall into the trap of the devil.
    • Share

    Connected stories:

About

Collections let you gather your favorite stories into shareable groups.

To collect stories, please become a Citizen.

    Copy and paste this embed code into your web page:

    px wide
    px tall
    Send this story to a friend:
    Would you like to send another?

      To retell stories, please .

        Sprouting stories lets you respond with a story of your own — like telling stories ’round a campfire.

        To sprout stories, please .

            Better browser, please.

            To view Cowbird, please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Internet Explorer.